Category Archives: Russia

Russia Plans to Launch 11 Military Satellites By 2015

President Vladimir Putin said Friday that Russia will launch a total of 11 military satellites by 2015. Speaking at a meeting on the development of the Russian satellite fleet, Putin said five military satellites have already joined Russia’s orbital group … Continue reading

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Arctic Expedition Demarcated Russia’s Continental Shelf

Being tasked to substantiate outer limit of Russian continental shelf in the Arctic Ocean, the high-latitude expedition Arktika-2012 has successfully finished, said director general of JSC SevMorGeo Mikhail Y. Shkatov on Oct 31 summarizing the expedition results at press conference … Continue reading

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Russian S-400 Triumf Air Defense System

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Russian bloggers penetrate into strategic defense enteprise five times

As it turns out, not every Russian enterprise that makes military hardware, is protected properly. It is not hard to enter the territory of such enterprises sometimes – one only needs to be observant for it. Sometimes, it is possible … Continue reading

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Yuri Dolgoruki sub performs salvo launch of 2 Bulava missiles

The Yuri Dolgoruki nuclear-powered submarine of the Russian North Fleet has made a salvo launch of two Bulava intercontinental ballistic missiles, Defense Ministry spokesman Col. Igor Konashenkov told Itar-Tass. “The Yuri Dolgoruki nuclear-powered strategic submarine performed the last test launch … Continue reading

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Russia successfully test fires Bulava missiles

Russia successfully test launched two Bulava intercontinental ballistic missiles on Friday, Defense Ministry spokesman Col. Igor Konashenkov said. The missiles were launched from the Borey-class Yury Dolgoruky nuclear-powered submarine in the White Sea and hit designated targets at the Kura … Continue reading

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Russia test launches Topol ICBM

The Russian Space Forces test launched a Topol RS-12M intercontinental ballistic missile on Thursday, the Defense Ministry said. It was launched at 10:45 a.m. Moscow time [06:45 GMT] from the Plesetsk Space Center and hit a designated target on the … Continue reading

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